Carlisle

Some 1431 cattle were forward for Harrison and Hetherington's sale, where stores cashed in at £1096.32 having sold to £1800 for a Limousin bullock from Messrs Phillips, Netherhill, Roadhead.

Heifers sold to £1500 for Limousins from Messrs Kermode, Isle of Man, while native cattle peaked at £1390 for a dairy-bred Aberdeen Angus bullock from Messrs Miller, Tarn Lodge, Brampton.

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Bulls led the weaned cattle at £1400 on three occasions – for two Limousin crosses from Messrs Oliver, Cawfields, Haltwhistle and a Hereford cross bull from Sue Dale Sunley, Airds of Balcray, Castle Douglas.

LEADING prices

Bullocks – Lim – £1800, £1480, £1460, £1420, £1395, £1390 Netherhill Farm; £1690, £1410 The Garth; £1610 (x3) Croft House; £1550 Rose Farm; £1510, £1380 Newtown Farm; £1480 The Garth; £1480, £1390 Lairdlaugh; £1470, £1400 Edenlin; £1370 (x2) Scales Farm; £1365 Croft House. Char – £1730, £1710, £1610 (x4), £1470 (x2), £1425 (x2), £1420 (x2), £1375, £1360 (x3) Broom Hill; £1620 (x3), £1560 (x4), £1510, £1500 (x2), £1480 (x2), £1390 Spout Bank; £1540 (x3) Old Silloth Farm; £1540 (x3) Blackrigg; £1400 Sideway Bank; £1360 Whiteside Farm. Sim – £1495 (x2) Lairdlaugh; £1380 (x2), £1230, £1160 (x2), £1150 Ellerslea. BB – £1420, £1340 Tarn Lodge; £1360, £1250 Broom Hill; £1360 (x2), £1345 (x2) Carlatton Demense; £1340 (x2) Blackrigg; £1300 (x8), £1200 (x5) Cockleybank; £1210 Doddick Farm; £1185, £1170 Newton Field; £1180, £1135 (x2) Glendue Farm; £1170, £1120 High Green Hill; £1160 (x2) The Nook; £1150, £1140 Middle Farm. AA – £1390 Tarn Lodge Farm; £1280 (x5), £1225 (x5) Ribton House; £1240 (x3) Stainton House Farm; £1140 Low Thorney Farm; £1105 Bromfield Hall. Holstein Friesian – £1300, £1240, £1190 Rose Farm. Hereford – £1130 Stainton House Farm; £1040 Wydon Eals Farm. Montbelairde – £1090 (x2) Swordwellrigg Farm. Friesian – £940 Castle Farm.

Heifers – Lim – £1500, £1440, £1240, £1200 Orrisdale Farm; £1420 Tarn Lodge Farm; £1400 Newtown Farm; £1360, £1170 (x2) High Wreay Farm; £1320 (x2) East View Farm; £1280 (x2) Castle Hill; £1270 (x3) Killiecrankie; £1240, £1180 (x3) Cockley Bank; £1220 £1200 Rigg Head £1190 Guards Mill, £1170 Rowell Farm Charolais £1440 (x2) £1370 £1250 Blackrigg £1430 (x2) Hillhead, £1410, £1370 (x2), £1220 (x5) Lairdlaugh; £1400 (x2), £1240 Whiteside Farm; £1280 Broom Hill. AA – £1340, £1320, £1210 Tarn Lodge Farm; £1100 (x3) Chalkside; £1085 Rowell Farm; £1065 Cockley Bank; £1060 (x2), £1055 Bromfield Hall. BB – £1320 (x2), £1155 (x3) Cockleybank; £1290, £1145 (x4) Guards Mill Farm; £1265 Gimmenbie; £1130 Blackrigg; £1130 Whiteside Farm; £1125 Carlatton Demense; £1115 (x4) Newton Field; £1100 (x2) Pow Heads. Beef Shorthorn – £1200 (x2), £1140 Ellerslea. Continental – £1160 Orrisdale Farm. Hereford – £1080 Swordwellrigg Farm; £1000 Orrisdale Farm.

Weaned bulls – Hereford – £1400, £1140 Airds of Balcary. Lim – £1400 (x2) Cawfields; £1270 Castlehill. BB – £1100 Cockley Bank; £1080 Sloehabbert Farm. Fleckvieh – £840 (x4) East Bowhill Farm. Friesian – £680 (x2) Flimby Hall. Holstein Friesian – £560 Highwood Nook; £510 Sloehabbert Farm.

Weaned steers: Lim – £1160 (x2) Orrisdale Farm; £1050 (x2), £1010 (x2), £980, £970, £965, £950, £915 (x2), £890, £880 East Haydon Farm; £990 Changue Farm; £890 East Highridge; £890 Greenside Keep Cottage; £890 Batey Shield. AA – £1060 Border Rigg; £705 (x3) Cherry Tree Farm. Holstein Friesian – £1050, £990, £930 Low Three Mark Farm. BB – £980 Temple House; £830 (x3) Whitehills Farm. Hereford – £940 Fell View Farm; £700 Kernal Rigg; £690 (x2) Lamonby Hall. Montbelairde – £930 (x2) Low Three Mark Farm. Saler – £880 New Hall. Char – £860 New Hall. Fleckvieh – £800 Whitehills Farm. Longhorn – £755 (x5), £740 (x4) Greenside Keep Cottage.

Weaned heifers – Holstein Friesian – £1105 Hardgrove. Lim – £1000, £990, £950 (x2), £860 (x2) East Haydon Farm; £950, £870 Woodend Farm; £940 (x2) Brocklebank; £875 East Highridge. Longhorn – £975 Castle Creavie Farm; £710 (x4) Greenside Keep Cottage. AA – £890 (x3) Border Rigg; £855 (x2) Crowdieknowe Farm. BB – £770 Holmewrangle Farm; £760 (x2) Lamonby Hall; £760 Castle Creavie farm; £760 Changue Farm. Char – £760 (x2) Lamonby Hall. Sim – £635 St Mungo.

Thainstone

Aberdeen and Northern Marts sold 994 store cattle at their weekly sale where bullocks averaged 233.9p having sold to 280p for a pair of 416kg Limousin cross from Gowanwell, Auchnagatt and £1580 for a pen of four 678kg Charolais cross from Newton of Auchindoir, Rhynie.

Weaned bullocks cashed in at 261.3p, selling to 308.9p for a 382kg Limousin from Fodderletter, Tomintoul or £1480 for a 530kg Charolais cross from Belnoe, Chapeltown.

Heifers reached 282.4p for a pair of 432kg Limousin cross from Gowanwell and £1440 for four 610kg Limousin cross from Blackhillock, Millbrex, to balance out at 229.5p.

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Some 128 store cattle from Orkney consignors, were also cashed where bullocks sold to £1450 for a 632kg Aberdeen Angus from Yarpha Farms, Yarpha, Orphir and to 251p for three 494kg Charolais from JWS Logie and Co, Lochend, Westray, whilst heifers made £1320 for a pen of four 560kg Charolais and 239.7p for a pen of four 534kg Charolais from Yarpha Farms.

LEADING prices

Bullocks – Up to 400kg – Thistleyhillock (Sho) £860. 401-450kg – Gowanwell (Lim) £1165, Hunchaquoy (Lim) £1090, Thistleyhillock (Cha) £1030, Garvelside (Sim) £995, Nether Tillymauld (Sta), Lochend (Cha) £980. 451- 500kg – Lochend (Cha), Bankhead (Sim) £1240, Lochend (Sim) £1215, Newton of Auchindoir (Cha) £1210, Thistleyhillock (Cha) £1185, Hunchaquoy (Sim) £1150, Pittenkerrie (Sim) £1110, Denhead (Lim) £1105. 501-550kg – Broadgreens (Lim) £1365, Bankhead (Cha) £1350, Lochend (Cha) £1310, Yarpha Farm (Cha) £1295, Broadgreens (Lim) £1285, Hallbreck (Sim) £1275. 551-600kg – Newton of Auchindoir (Lim) £1390, Auchencrieve Croft (Lim) £1355, Middlehill (Lim) £1345, Broadgreens (Lim) £1340, Caskieben (Sim) £1330, Yarpha Farm (Sim) £1315. 601-650kg – Newton of Auchindoir (Cha) £1570, Middlehill (Lim) £1460, Lower Cushieston (Cha) £1435, Mains of Cairnborrow (Cha) £1410. 651-700kg – Middlehill (Lim) £1490, Newton of Auchindoir (Cha) £1480.

Weaned bullocks – Up to 350kg – Dell Farm (Cha) £830, Corslet House (Lim) £815, Craigiedaff (Sal) £800, Strocherie (Sal) £710. 351-400kg – Fodderletter (Lim) £1180, Dell Farm (Cha) £1160, Fichlie (Cha) £1110, Wellheads (Lim) £1060, Cottown Farm (Sim) £1040, West Cruichie (Cha) £1020. 401-450kg – West Cruichie (Cha) £1285, Mains of Cairnborrow (Cha) £1270, Cluseburn (Cha) £1260, Whitehouse Farm (Cha), Auchorachan (Cha), Towie (Lim), Achdregnie (Lim) £1240, Wellheads (Lim), Ternemny Farm (Cha) £1220, Dell Farm (Cha), Dallasbroughty (Cha) £1210, Mains of Glenbuchat (Lim) £1195. 451-500kg – Belnoe (Cha) £1370, Wellheads (Cha) £1350, Mains of Cairnborrow (Cha) £1320, Achdregnie (Lim) £1300, Fodderletter (Lim) £1290, Towie (Lim) £1265. 501-550kg – Belnoe (Cha), Wellheads (Cha) £1360, Auchnarrow Farm (Cha), Mains of Cairnborrow (Cha) £1350, Hopewell Farms (Lim) £1300, Auchorachan (Sim), Dallasbroughty (Cha) £1260, Ternemny Farm (Cha) £1250. 551-600kg – Auchorachan (Cha) £1390, Mains of Glenbuchat (Cha) £1345.

Heifers – Up to 350kg – Mains of Draidland (AA) £750. 351-400kg – Bankhead (Lim) £1070, Hunchaquoy (Sim) £900, Woodside of Cairnty (Cha) £860. 401- 450kg – Gowanwell (Lim) £1220, Cottown Farm (Sim) £1060, Lochend (Sho) £990, Nether Tillymauld (Cha), Mains of Auchmedden (Cha) £980, Pittenkerrie (Sim) £970, Bankhead (Sho) £960. 451-500kg – Woodside of Cairnty (Cha) £1290, Gowanwell (Lim) £1250, Cottown Farm (Sim) £1170, Hallbreck (Sal) £1140, Pittenkerrie (Lim) £1120, Denhead (Lim) £1095. 501-550kg – Yarpha Farm (Cha) £1290, Auchencrieve Croft (Lim), Bankhead (Cha) £1280, Gowanwell (Lim) £1260, Cowford (Sho) £1190, Caskieben (Sim) £1180, Cottown Farm (Sim) £1160. 551-600kg – Mains of Cairnborrow (Cha) £1355, Blackhillock (Lim) £1340, Yarpha Farm (Cha) £1320, Caskieben (Sim) £1290, Lochend (Cha) £1240.

Weaned heifers – Up to 350kg – Corslet House (Lim) £830, Fodderletter (Lim) £790, Fichlie (Sim) £780, Mains of Shevado (Lim) £770, Dell Farm (Lim) £670. 351-400kg – Fodderletter (Lim) £1160, Wellheads (Cha) £1110, Mains of Shevado (Lim), Corslet House (Lim) £1040, Craigiedaff (Sal), Strocherie (Cha) £1000, Fichlie (Cha) £990. 401-450kg – Towie (Lim) £1200, Wellheads (Cha) £1190, Mains of Cairnborrow (Cha), Dallasbroughty (Cha) £1180, West Cruichie (Cha) £1160, Auchorachan (Cha) £1155. 451-500kg – Fodderletter (Lim) £1380, Auchorachan (Cha) £1340, Mains of Cairnborrow (Cha) £1330, Mains of Glenbuchat (Cha) £1275, Belnoe (Cha) £1270, Ternemny Farm (Cha) £1235. 501-550kg – Auchnarrow Farm (Cha) £1360, Auchorachan (Cha) £1350, Mains of Glenbuchat (Cha) £1335, Hopewell Farms (Lim) £1330, Dallasbroughty (Cha) £1320. 551-600kg – Auchnarrow Farm (Cha) £1360, Dell Farm (Cha) £1320.

Orkney – bullocks – 401-450kg – Hunchaquoy, Swannay (Lim) £1090. 451-500kg – Lochend (Cha) £1240, (Sim) £1215, (Sho) £1170; Hunchaquoy (Lim) £1150. 501-550kg – Lochend (Cha) £1310; Yarpha (Cha) £1295; Lochend (Sim) £1280; Yarpha (Cha) £1280; Hallbreck (Sim) £1275; Lochend (Sim) £1265; Hunchaquoy (Sim) £1265; Lochend (AA) £1245; Hunchaquoy (Lim) £1240. 551-600kg – Yarpha (Sim) £1315; Lochend (AA) £1265.

Orkney – Heifers – 451-500kg – Hallbreck (Sax) £1140; Hunchaquoy (Lim) £1090; Lochend (AA) £1060. 501-550kg – Yarpha (Cha) £1290, £1280. 551-600kg – Lochend (Cha) £1240; Langskaill (AA) £1200.

Stirling

SOME 1174 stores and 135 cast cows, bulls and out of spec cattle were forward for United Auctions' sale which saw 524 bullocks average 228.88p having sold to 286.40p per kg for a 295kg Limousin cross from Creich, and to £1655 for a 788kg Limousin cross from Dalguise.

Dairy bullocks (86) sold to 213.60p for a 391kg British Friesian cross from Newpark and £980 for a 585kg Holstein Friesian cross from Mains, to level at 175.01p.

Heifers (560), averaged 226.44p, having sold to 278.40p per kg for a 352kg Limousin cross from Cowans, and to £1510 for another of the same cross, a 582kg entry from Nether Dalkeith.

A Charolais cross from Auchenrivoch topped the four young bulls at 213.20p and £810, to average 182.55p .

Beef cows and bulls which averaged 154.87p were topped at 198.60p per kg by a Limousin cross from Muirhouses, and an Angus cross from Fernie Mill at £1630 while dairy types sold to 150.40p per kg and £1110 for a British Friesian cross from Howfold.

LEADING prices

Bullocks – Up to 250kg – Gibblaston £490, 224.80p; 251-300kgs- Creich £845, 286.40p; 301-350kg – Kaeside £920, 267.40p; 351-400kg – Candermains £1025, Wintermuir 259.00p; 401-450kg – Goodockhill £1130, Dalvey 265.50p; 451-500kg – Farden £1290, 268.80p; 501-551kg – Goddens £1370, 251.80p; 552-601kgs- High Unthank £1560, 262.60p; 602-651kg – Deerpark Farmers £1390, Goddens 226.40p; 652-701kg – Dalguise £1490, 220.40p; 702+kg – Dalguise £1655, 210.00p.

Heifers – Up to 250kg – Gateside £570, 239.00p; 251-300kg – Kaeside £710, 236.70p; 301-350kg – East Balscalloch £840, 249.30p; 351-400kg – Cowans £980, 278.40p; 401-450kg – Glenpark £1160, 260.10p; 451-500kg – Goddens £1215, 256.30p; 501-551kg – Farden £1360, 254.70p; 552-601kg – Nether Dalkeith £1510, 265.30p; 602-651kg – Dalguise £1435, 232.90p.

Huntly

United Auctions' show and sale of 598 store cattle saw bullocks average 240.7p having sold to 290.1p for 405kg Limousin crosses from Wedderburn, Huntly and to £1400 for Charolais crosses from Hilton of Culsh, New Deer.

Heifers cashed in at 236.1p, peaking at 286.3p for a 365kg Limousin cross from Parrock, Rothiemay and to £1400 for another of the same from Craig, Knock.

LEADING awards

Single bullock – 1, 585kg Lim X, Hilton of Culsh, New Deer, £1375; 2, 505kg Char X, Inverlochy, Tomintoul, £1310.

Single heifer – 1, 600kg Char X, Inverlochy, Tomintoul, £1370; 2, 410kg Lim X, Ballintomb Farms, Grantown on Spey, £1050.

Pen of four bullocks – 1, 526kg Char X, Auchnascraw, Glenlivet, £1355; 2, 560kg Char X, Hilton of Culsh, New Deer, £1375.

Pen of four heifers – 1, 505kg Char X, Inverlochy, Tomintoul, £1310; 2, Char X, Haddoch, Rothiemay, £1170.

LEADING prices

Bullocks – 301-350kg – £930 Cobbleheugh; 266.7p Sheep Park Farms. 351-400kg – £1030, 267.5p Hilton of Culsh, New Deer. 401-500kg – £1210 Keithmore; 290.1p Wedderburn, Huntly. 451-500kg – £1275 Auchnscraw, Glenlivet; 262.7p Wedderburn, Huntly. 501-550kg – £1355, 257.6p Auchnascraw, Glenlivet. 551-600kg – £1400, 244.7p Hilton of Culsh, New Deer. 601-650kg – £1390, 226p Sunside, Wardhouse.

Heifers – 301-350kg – £970, 277.1p Cobbleheugh. 351-400kg - £1045, 286.3p Parrock, Rothiemay. 401-450kg – £1120, 263.5p Wedderburn, Huntly. 451-500kg – £1250, 256.1p Keithmore, Dufftown. 501-550kg – £1400, 269.2p Craig, Knock. 551-600kg – £1375 Auchnascraw; 236.7p Aldunie, Cabrach.

OTMs – Lim X – £1240, 176.9p Cobbleheugh, Dinnet. Blue X – £1200, 205.1p Newseat, Strichen. Short X – £1080, 161.4p Cardnach, Knockandhu.

Lockerbie

All classes of cattle sold well at Harrison and Hetherington's fortnightly sale, where a 13-month-old Limousin bullock took the day's top of £1230 from Messrs Wright, Hunthills.

Aberdeen-Angus heifers proved popular and sold to £1270 from Messrs Glendinning, Newfield.

LEADING prices

Steers – Lim – £1230, £1150 Hunthills; £1220 Laverockhall. AA – £1185, £1180 Maxwellbank; £1170, £1150 Newbigging.

Heifers – AA – £1270, £1190, £1070 Newfield Farm; £1070 Justenlees; £1060 Corriemains; £1000 Maxwellbank. Lim – £1210, £1190, £1090, £960, £930 Hunthills; £1190, £1080 Little Redhall Farm; £1070 Hopsig, £990 Laverockhall. Sim –£1090, £1060, £1020 Justenlees. Hereford – £1040, £960 Justenlees.

Castle Douglas

Wallets Marts held their annual show and sale of autumn-born suckled calves and store cattle, where bullocks and heifers cashed in at £1097.16 and £1037.42 respectively, while trade peaked at £1750 and 357.1p for British Blue heifers from Messrs McCulloch, Glentoo.

Bullocks sold to £1490 for a Limousin from Messrs Sharp, Barscarrow and to 305.9p for Simmentals from Messrs Brown, Drumhumphry.

LEADING prices

Bullocks – Lim – £1490, £1280 Barscarrow; £1400 Glentoo; £1340 Little Airies; £1340 Nether Barr; £1290 Mossyard; £1260 Craigton. AA – £1470 Hillview; £1290 Carsegowan; £1290 Hill of Balmaghie; £1280, £1180 Redbank; £1270 Mossyard; £1270 Blairbuy; £1250 Boghouse. Char – £1430, £1400, £1360, £1310 Carsegowan; £1370 Craigton; £1370 Mossyard; £1370 Hillview; £13602 Compstonend; £1340 Gelston Castle. BB – £1380, £1210, £1150, £1000 Glentoo; £1320 Hillview; £1100 Nether Barr. Sim – £1370, £1300, £1260, £1250, £1200 Craigton; £1290, £1220 Blackerne; £1270 Carsegowan; £1250 Auchenfad. Hereford – £1290 Blackerne; £1190 Blairbuy; £1010, £1000 Low Mains. Shorthorn – £1140 Trowdale; £1040 Castlehill. Saler – £1130, £1100 Glentoo; £1100, £1080 Copelaw; £1060, £1050 Drumhumphry; £1060 Old Cluden. Luing – £1100, £1070 Hillside. Galloway – £970, £950 Romesbeoch. Blue Grey – £910 Miefield.

Heifers – BB – £1750 Glentoo; £1430 Derrie. Lim – £1460, £1330 Derrie; £1420 Glentoo; £1410 Nether Barr; £1400, Little Airies; £1300 Shangan; £1280, £1200 Carsegowan. Char – £1430, £1250 Compstonend; £1350, £1270 Shangan; £1260, £1210 Hillview; £1230, £1210 Gelston Castle; £1220 Craigton; £1210 Carsegowan. Shorthorn – £1380 Little Airies. AA – £1250 Balcraig Moor; £1220 Redbank; £1010 Barrhill Farm. Sim – £1090 Garrarie; £1090, £1040 Drumneil; £1060 Little Galdenoch; £1050 Craigton; £1010 Barrhill. Saler – £1060, £1040 Glentoo; £970 Romesbeoch.

Bulls – £1140 Craigton; £1090 Carsegowan.

Wigton

A good show of cattle was on offer at Mitchells Auction Mart, where the pre-sale show was judged by Joe Little, Greenhill Farm, Red Dial. Many who found his champion in a 13-month-old Limousin bullock from JM Wharton and Sons, Snade, Dunscore, which later sold for £1385.

Reserve honours went to JS and HJ Greenbank, The Faulds, Caldbeck with their 11-month-old British Blue heifer which realised £1420.

Out with the show, bulls were topped at £1455 for a 12-month-old Limousin from Messrs Fell, Stanger Hill, whilst bullocks attained £1705 for an Aberdeen-Angus from KD and ME Harryman, Keskadale.

In the heifer section a top price of £1555 was paid for an 18-month-old Limousin cross from F Dickinson, Low House.

LEADING prices

Bulls – Lim – £1455, £1375, £1295, £1145 Stanger Hill (Fell); £1445, £1415, £1395, £1385, £1345, £1335, £1295, £1285, £1265, £1235, £1145 Hill House (Harrison); £1445, £1115 High Aketon (Miller); £1365, £1255 Crookholm Farm (Millar); £1235 Keskadale (Harryman); £1135 Midtown Farm (Bowe). BB – £1035 Stanger Hill (Fell). Blonde – £1155 Stanger Hill (Fell). Char – £1415, £1355, £1175 Hill House (Harrison). AA – £1085, £1065, £1045, £1025 Aikton House (Gardhouse).

Bullocks – Lim – £1615, £1425, £1285, £1235 Grahams of Longcummercattiff; £1535, £1485 Keskadale (Harryman); £1525, £1365, £1325 Bolton Hall (Scott); £1515, £1315, £1225 Heggle Lane (Richardson); £1505, £1435 Lairdlaugh (Fisher); £1485, £1175 Kelmore Hills Farm (Smith); £1445, £1375, £1355 Low House (Dickinson); £1385, £1135 Snade (Wharton); £1375, £1115 Low House Farm (Gate); £1365, £1245, £1235, £1155, £1115, £1025 Demesne Farm (Atkinson). BB – £1675, £1545, £1365 Bolton Hall (Scott); £1365, £1265 Heggle Lane (Richardson); £1335, £1245 The Laurels Farm (Steel); £1295 Midtown Farm (Winder); £1235, £1185, £1165 The Faulds (Greenbank); £1215, £1175, £1045, £1015 Blackdyke Farm (Dockeray); £1205, £1055 Bankhead (Dixon); £1195, £1115 Raughton Head Farm (Thomlinson). Char – £1475, £1445, £1435, £1305 Lairdlaugh (Fisher); £1385, £1325, £1275, £1235, £1225, £1215 Beck Farm (Harrison); £1265, £1185 Hillcrest (Bell); £1105 Crook A Fleet (Benn); £1085 Kelsick Farm (Dockeray); £1045, £1015 The Green (Huddleston). AA – £1705 Keskadale (Harryman); £1385, £1355, £1335, £1315 Grahams of Longcummercattiff; £1335 Heggle Lane (Richardson); £1235 Blackdyke Farm (Dockeray); £1195 Near Branthwaite Edge (Gate); £1145, £1105 Gaterigg Farm (Watson); £1125, £1115 Paddigill (Watson); £1055 Orchard Farm (Watson). Sim – £1565, £1395 Beck Farm (Harrison); £1105 Kelsick Farm (Dockeray). British Shorthorn – £1485 Grahams of Longcummercattiff. Montebelliard – £975 Low Bank End (Richardson). Hereford – £935, £875 Lowfield House (Robinson). Friesian – £1025, £985 Leesrigg (Carr). Holstein – £1025 Oulton Grange (Carruthers); £975 Low Bank End (Richardson).

Heifers – Lim – £1555 Low House (Dickinson); £1535, £1255, £1225, £1195, £1185, £1135, £1105, £1005 Woodhall (Ridley); £1525, £1245 Midtown Farm (Bowe); £1475, £1415 Leesrigg Pasture (Sewell); £1465, £1445, £1285, £1215, £1145 Bolton Hall (Scott); £1455, £1375, £1305, £1245, £1215, £1025 Harrot Hill Farm (Stamper); £1445, £1425, £1395, £1225 Keskadale (Harryman); £1365 Thethwaite Farm (Bell); £1355, £1165 Bustabeck (Fawcett); £1335, £1225 Kelmore Hills Farm (Smith). BB – £1495, £1475, £1405, £1175 Keskadale (Harryman); £1420, £1265 The Faulds (Greenbank); £1375 Harrot Hill Farm (Stamper); £1285 Blackdyke Farm (Dockeray); £1275, £1135 Midtown Farm (Winder); £1255, £1165 Dockeray Farm (Pigg); £1245 Bolton Hall (Scott); £1225, £1155 Riggwood (Harrington); £1205 Wheyrigg Farm (Wilson); £1195, £1175 The Laurels Farm (Steel); £1115 Near Branthwaite Edge (Gate); £1045 Raughton Head Farm (Thomlinson). Char – £1495, £1105, £1095 Bankhead (Dixon); £1485, £1455 Wheyrigg Farm (Wilson); £1365, £1285, £1265, £1225 Beck Farm (Harrison); £1245 Fitz (Bell); £1185 Low House Farm (Gate); £1135 Seaville Cote (Brown); £1105 Hillcrest (Bell). AA – £1255, £1035 Dockray Farm (Pigg). Bazadaise – £1355 Park House (Dockeray). Beef Shorthorn – £1045 Seaville Cote (Brown).

Quoybrae

Trade was a buoyant at Aberdeen and Northern Marts' sale of 714 store cattle, where all sections enjoyed increased averages with bullocks levelling at 236.9p having sold 271.7p for a pen of 403kg Limousins from Lower Milton, Wick and £1640 for a 687kg Charolais from Dunn Farm, Watten.

Heifers cashed in at 238.8p and reached 273.9p for a pen of 387kg Simmentals from Lower Milton, Wick or £1445 for a 654kg Charalois Cross from Dunn Farm.

LEADING prices

Bullocks – Up to 350kg – Killimster Mains (Lu) £805, 249.2p. 351-400kg – Barrock Mains (Limx) £1030, 266.8p. 401-450kg – Hillhead Lynster (Limx) £1150, South Keiss (Cha) 266.3p. 451-500kg – 5 Lochend, Gerston (Chax) £1265, Gerston 263.3p. 501-550kg – Dunn Farm (Cha) £1315, Upper Latheron (Chax) 253p. 551-600kg – Strathcool (Limx) £1390, Dunn Farm (Cha) 240.5p. 601-650kg – Tarool (Limx) £1470, 228.6p. 651-700kg – Upper Latheron (Chax) £1520, Dunn Farm (Cha) 238.7p.

Heifers – Up to 350kg – Lower Milton (Sim) £850, 245.7p. 351-400kg – Lower Milton (Sim) £1060, Achscrabster (Lim) 237.7p. 401-450kg – South Keiss Farm (Cha) £1160, Lower Milton (Sim) 260.2p. 451-500kg – Dunn Farm, Upper Latheron (Cha) £1250; Gerston (Cha) 259.1p. 501-550kg – Gerston (Cha) £1330; Upper Latheron (Cha) 251p. 551-600kg – Upper Latherom (Cha) £1400, 241p. 601-650kg – Dunn Farm (Cha) £1380, 226p.

Aberdeen Angus bullocks – Up to 350kg – Killimster Mains £905, 251.3p. 351-400kg – Killimster Mains £975, 250p. 401-450kg – Balmore (Gunn) £1065, 248.8p. 451-500kg – 5 Lochend £1200, 241.9p. 501-550kg – Buckies, 5 Lochend £1200; Buckies 233.9p.

Aberdeen Angus heifers – Up to 350kg – Killimster Mains £780, 226.1p. 351-400kg – Achscrabster £840, 213.7p. 401-450kg – Killimster Mains £950, 216.p. 451-500kg – 5 Lochend £1090; Achscrabster 228.9p. 501-550kg – Buckies (Sho) £1180; 5 Lochend 227.7p. 551-600kg – Buckies (Sho) £1180, 213p.